*Saving Face

USA,2005/Alice Wu/97min
language: English, subtitles: Japanese


Will, a surgeon who is a lesbian, is not out to her family. At parties, her mother tries to matchmake her with other men, but instead she forms an instant bond with a dancer called Vivian. Then one day, Will's mother arrives unexpectedly at her doorstep - it seems that she is pregnant. Moreover, just as their love is blossoming, an offer arrives from Paris for Vivian. This is a moving drama that focuses on the Chinese-American community in America.